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  • Parents upset about ISP school bus shooter training videos

    Parents upset about ISP school bus shooter training videos

    The Indiana State Police released active shooter training videos on VimeoThe Indiana State Police released active shooter training videos on Vimeo
    Experts will tell you the worst thing to do when it comes to gun violence like this is to pretend like it could never happen to you. But the National Association of School Psychologists says there should be some guidelines when it comes to active shooter drills.More >>
    Experts will tell you the worst thing to do when it comes to gun violence like this is to pretend like it could never happen to you. But the National Association of School Psychologists says there should be some guidelines when it comes to active shooter drills.More >>
  • What would you do in an active shooter situation?

    What would you do in an active shooter situation?

    What would you do in an active shooter situation? Indiana State Police say the best way to prepare the public for an active shooter, is to confront it head on with mock scenarios.More >>
    What would you do in an active shooter situation? Indiana State Police say the best way to prepare the public for an active shooter, is to confront it head on with mock scenarios.
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  • Elkhart Council Committee holds meeting for ordinance to create three-foot distance for cars passing bicyclists

    Elkhart Council Committee holds meeting for ordinance to create three-foot distance for cars passing bicyclists

    The ordinance looks to create a three-foot buffer zone between bicyclists and carsThe ordinance looks to create a three-foot buffer zone between bicyclists and cars
    Elkhart motorists may have to watch their distance when passing bicyclists. The Public Health and Safety Committee of the Elkhart City Council held a meeting to discuss an ordinance which would establish a minimum three-foot passing distance for motor vehicles passing bicyclists.More >>
    Elkhart motorists may have to watch their distance when passing bicyclists. The Public Health and Safety Committee of the Elkhart City Council held a meeting to discuss an ordinance which would establish a minimum three-foot passing distance for motor vehicles passing bicyclists.
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  • Shaun Hill coaching Bremen girls basketball

    Shaun Hill coaching Bremen girls basketball

  • Disc Golf Tourney coming to South Bend August 2nd

    Disc Golf Tourney coming to South Bend August 2nd

    A week from Saturday, there is a big disc golf tournament coming to South Bend. It's called the Bacon Classic and organizers are using it to help fund improvements to the course in South Bend. The Doubles Tournament is August 2nd. It's only $40 for a team and you get 2 rounds of 18 holes. They'll start registration at 7:30 with tee time around 9 am. You can contact Joe Rutkowski for more information at (574) 309-6139. Or go to their website, discgolfscene.com.More >>
    A week from Saturday, there is a big disc golf tournament coming to South Bend. It's called the Bacon Classic and organizers are using it to help fund improvements to the course in South Bend. The Doubles Tournament is August 2nd. It's only $40 for a team and you get 2 rounds of 18 holes. They'll start registration at 7:30 with tee time around 9 am. You can contact Joe Rutkowski for more information at (574) 309-6139. Or go to their website, discgolfscene.com.More >>
  • South Bend 3rd unhappiest city in study, locals say otherwise

    South Bend 3rd unhappiest city in study, locals say otherwise

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  • News Anchor

    Traci Capellman

    Traci Capellman

    Traci brought an extensive reporting background and excellent news judgment to FOX 28 News when she joined the team in January 1996. In fact, her first job here was as a general assignment reporter.More >>
    Traci brought an extensive reporting background and excellent news judgment to FOX 28 News when she joined the team in January 1996. In fact, her first job here was as a general assignment reporter. She moved to Indianapolis for a brief stint as a FOX reporter there, before returning to Michiana to anchor FOX 28 News. Read more...More >>
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    Tom Powell

    Tom Powell

    Tom brings extensive reporting experience, and Michiana roots to the anchor desk at FOX 28, WSJV.  He's excited to be back in the Midwest.More >>
    Tom brings extensive reporting experience, and Michiana roots to the anchor desk at FOX 28, WSJV.  He's excited to be back in the Midwest.  Growing up in the Chicagoland area, he spent many SaturdaysMore >>
  • Chief Meteorologist

    John Fischer

    John Fischer

    When it comes to Michiana weather, John doesn't miss anything. He's been forecasting thunderstorms and lake effect snows here since October 1994.More >>
    When it comes to Michiana weather, John doesn't miss anything. He's been forecasting thunderstorms and lake effect snows here since October 1994. John started on the morning show, then in 1996 moved toMore >>
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    Adam Shear

    Adam Shear

    Adam Shear joined FOX28 in November of 2012 as a multi-media journalist, but recently was promoted to weekend sports anchor/reporter. The Indianapolis native came to Michiana after spending a hot summerMore >>
    Adam Shear joined FOX28 in November of 2012 as a multi-media journalist, but recently was promoted to weekend sports anchor/reporter. The Indianapolis native came to Michiana after spending a hot summerMore >>
  • Weekend Meteorologist

    Courtney Jorgensen

    Courtney Jorgensen

    Courtney Jorgensen joined FOX28 in March 2011. She is ecstatic to be fulfilling her life-long dream of being a meteorologist. At the tender age of seven, she knew she wanted to be a meteorologist.More >>
    Courtney Jorgensen joined FOX28 in March 2011. She is ecstatic to be fulfilling her life-long dream of being a meteorologist. At the tender age of seven, she knew she wanted to be a meteorologist. Her favorite thing about Midwest weather is the fact that we get to experience all four seasons.More >>
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  • Police investigating suspicious fire at Mishawaka business

    Police investigating suspicious fire at Mishawaka business

    Laidig Concrete in MishawakaLaidig Concrete in Mishawaka
    St. Joseph County Police are investigating an early morning fire at a business in Mishawaka. Crews responded to reports of a car on fire just after 4:30am Thursday on Executive Drive. By the time they arrived on scene, officials found the blaze that begun in an abandoned car had spread to a nearby business: Laidig Concrete.More >>
    St. Joseph County Police are investigating an early morning fire at a business in Mishawaka. Crews responded to reports of a car on fire just after 4:30am Thursday on Executive Drive. By the time they arrived on scene, officials found the blaze that begun in an abandoned car had spread to a nearby business: Laidig Concrete.
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  • South Bend 3rd unhappiest city in study, locals say otherwise

    South Bend 3rd unhappiest city in study, locals say otherwise

    The third unhappiest city in the country; that's where South Bend is ranked on a new study backed by the CDC and a Harvard researcher.More >>
    The third unhappiest city in the country; that's where South Bend is ranked on a new study backed by the CDC and a Harvard researcher.
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  • Notre Dame Football Legends roster set

    Notre Dame Football Legends roster set

    Former Irish coach Lou Holtz held a try-out to fill roster spots for the Notre Dame Football Legends team playing in Japan this summer. More than 80 former players participated in the work-out at LaBarMore >>
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    Steve DuVal

    Steve DuVal

    The first question I get asked is, "What time do you get up in the morning?"
    The answer is 1:00 AM
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    The first question I get asked is, "What time do you get up in the morning?"
    The answer is 1:00 AM.
    The follow up is, "Why are you there so early?"
    I'm just one of many people who work hard to put together Michiana's only 3 hour morning show.
    A few days a week I'm looking over news.  A few days a week I'm putting together Michiana's only guaranteed morning forecast.
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  • Morning Show Co-Host

    Courtney Ward

    Courtney Ward

    Courtney Ward must like helping people start their day.  She joined the FOX 28 Morning Show in September 2011.More >>
    Courtney Ward must like helping people start their day.  She joined the FOX 28 Morning Show in September 2011.  But her previous experience had her doing much the same thing in Baltimore, Charleston, Asheville and Washington, DC.  Now, she's looking forward to working here in Michiana – and having some fun, too.More >>
  • Morning Meteorologist

    Joe Hansel

    Joe Hansel

    I joined the Fox 28 team in August of 2012.  I'm looking forward to living in Michiana and the challenging conditions the weather can throw at us.     I'll be here, keeping you informed from sunny daysMore >>
    I joined the Fox 28 team in August of 2012.  I'm looking forward to living in Michiana and the challenging conditions the weather can throw at us.     I'll be here, keeping you informed from sunny daysMore >>
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